Rumour Mill: Hammers want Lyon winger; Spurs double deal

Date published: Tuesday 9th August 2016 11:47

Rachid Ghezzal: Wanted by West Ham

Rachid Ghezzal: Wanted by West Ham

West Ham are looking to snap up a Lyon star that is not Alexandre Lacazette, while Spurs hope to complete a double swoop soon, according to Tuesday’s transfer rumours.

ARSENAL

– Arsene Wenger is willing to offer £30million plus Olivier Giroud in order to land Argentine Mauro Icardi striker, who is also wanted by Napoli (Plymouth Herald)

– Liverpool will battle with Arsenal for the signature of Inter Milan midfielder Marcelo Brozovic (Gazzetta dello Sport)

– Arsenal are still interested in a move for Jonny Evans, and the feeling is mutual (Telegraph)

– AC Milan have reportedly withdrawn their offer to Valencia for Arsenal target Shkodran Mustafi (Super Deporte)

– Zinedine Zidane wants Arsenal target Julian Draxler to replace Jese Rodriguez, who moved to PSG (DefensaCentral)

– Mathieu Debuchy will not be returning to Bordeaux next season after Arsenal asked the French side for too much money

– Arsenal face competition from Chelsea for Mauro Icardi after the Blues accepted defeat in their pursuit of Romelu Lukaku (Express/Star)

– Arsenal are prepared to pay £30million to solve their defensive injury crisis this week and land Valencia centre-back Shkodran Mustafi (The Sun)

BOURNEMOUTH

– Ex-Cherries star and current Newport County manager Warren Feeney has returned to his former club to sign highly-rated frontman Jordan Green (Bournemouth Echo)

BURNLEY

– Burnley look set to pip Crystal Palace to the services of Brighton midfielder Dale Stephens after agreeing a fee of £7million (ClubCall)

– Striker Khius Metz has become the latest young Burnley player to go out on loan with a move to Altrincham

CHELSEA

Kalidou Koulibaly

– Chelsea have met Napoli’s latest asking price for Kalidou Koulibaly, but Napoli refused anyway (Gazzetta dello Sport)

– Riyad Mahrez has apparently been spotted at Chelsea’s match-day hotel – at the same time as Antonio Conte, with his agent reportedly saying that Chelsea want him (Daily Express)

– Arsenal face competition from Chelsea for Mauro Icardi after the Blues accepted defeat in their pursuit of Romelu Lukaku (Express/Star)

– Juventus could step up their interest in Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic after being blocked in their bid for PSG’s Blaise Matuidi (Corriere Dello Sport)

CRYSTAL PALACE

– Crystal Palace have rejected an £18million bid from Everton for unsettled winger Yannick Bolasie and are holding out for closer to £30million (The Guardian)

– Hull target Mile Jedinak is not interested in a move away from Crystal Palace (Croydon Advertiser)

EVERTON

– Ashley Williams is ready to complete his big money move to Everton with Swansea City set admit defeat in trying to keep hold of their captain (Wales Online)

– Axel Witsel is reportedly ready to snub interest from Liverpool and Everton this summer and join Juventus (Daily Star)

– Newcastle United are poised to complete the signing of England Under-19 defender Brendan Galloway (Newcastle Chronicle)

– Crystal Palace have rejected an £18million bid from Everton for unsettled winger Yannick Bolasie and are holding out for closer to £30million (The Guardian)

– Manchester City are closing in on the signing of Everton defender John Stones but the Toffees will refuse to sell Romelu Lukaku to Chelsea (The Times)

HULL CITY

– FC Sion striker Moussa Konate is being linked with a move to Hull City (Hull Daily Mail)

– Hull City are now hoping to bring in up to three new signings before the end of the week (Hull Daily Mail)

– Hull target Mile Jedinak is not interested in a move away from Crystal Palace (Croydon Advertiser)

LEICESTER CITY

– Leicester City have been linked with the Deportivo La Coruna striker Lucas Perez who has been nicknamed the ‘Spanish Jamie Vardy’ (The Sun)

– Riyad Mahrez has apparently been spotted at Chelsea’s match-day hotel – at the same time as Antonio Conte, with his agent reportedly saying that Chelsea want him (Daily Express)

LIVERPOOL

– England Under-19 ‘wonderkid’ Ademola Lookman is a target for Liverpool (Daily Mirror)

– Liverpool will battle with Arsenal for the signature of Inter Milan midfielder Marcelo Brozovic (Gazzetta dello Sport)

– Axel Witsel is reportedly ready to snub interest from Liverpool and Everton this summer and join Juventus (Daily Star)

– Liverpool are set to lose out to Wolves in the race to sign Benfica forward Talisca, according to reports (The Sun)

– Liverpool have been linked with a move for £15m-rated Ajax winger Anwar El Ghazi (Il Tempo)

MANCHESTER CITY

Samir Nasri: Scored Manchester City's winner against West Brom

– Manchester City have completed the signing of Everton defender John Stones

– Pep Guardiola wants to sell Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri, who he made train alone after returning from holiday overweight (Daily Telegraph)

– Manchester City are closing in on the signing of Everton defender John Stones but the Toffees will refuse to sell Romelu Lukaku to Chelsea (The Times)

– Alongside Nasri, Eliaquim Mangala, Jesus Navas and Wilfried Bony will all be be allowed to leave Man City (Daily Express)

MANCHESTER UNITED

– Sunderland boss David Moyes wants to raid former club Manchester United for defender Paddy McNair (The Sun)

– The Turkish Super League champions Besiktas have joined Sunderland in the race to sign Adnan Januzaj from Manchester United (Daily Mail)

– Watford were only concerned about Manchester United returning for Odion Ighalo this summer, so will shrug off any apparent interest in their prized striker from West Bromwich Albion (WD Sport)

– After finally completing the world record capture of Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba, Jose Mourinho will now start work on trimming his Manchester United squad (Telegraph)

MIDDLESBROUGH

– Middlesbrough are set to sign Cardiff City defender Fabio (ClubCall)

– Middlesbrough are keen on signing Bolton Wanderers youngster Zac Clough (Daily Mail)

SOUTHAMPTON

– Southampton are in contention to sign Juventus midfielder Stefano Sturaro (Gazzetta World)

STOKE CITY

– Stoke are watching developments at West Brom closely as they still hope to wrap up a deal for Baggies striker Saido Berahino (ClubCall)

SUNDERLAND

Steven Naismith: Forward fell out of favour at Everton

– Sunderland scouts have been running the rule over Norwich City forward Steven Naismith (Daily Mail)

– The Turkish Super League champions Besiktas have joined Sunderland in the race to sign Adnan Januzaj from Manchester United (Daily Mail)

– Sunderland boss David Moyes wants to raid former club Manchester United for defender Paddy McNair (The Sun)

– Sunderland defender Lamine Kone is an £18million target for Everton (Daily Express)

SWANSEA CITY

– Ashley Williams is ready to complete his big money move to Everton with Swansea City set admit defeat in trying to keep hold of their captain (Wales Online)

TOTTENHAM

– Spurs will wrap up deals for Clinton Njie and Georges-Kevin N’Koudou this week (La Provence)

– Mauricio Pochettino is driving Tottenham Hotspur interest in 21 year old goalkeeper Espanyol Pau Lopez (Marca)

– Italian giants Inter Milan are pursuing Tottenham’s playmaker Christian Eriksen, with the Dane struggling to reach an agreement with Spurs over a new contract (Calciomercato.com)

WATFORD

– Watford were only concerned about Manchester United returning for Odion Ighalo this summer, so will shrug off any apparent interest in their prized striker from West Bromwich Albion (WD Sport)

WEST BROM

– Stoke are watching developments at West Brom closely as they still hope to wrap up a deal for Baggies striker Saido Berahino (ClubCall)

– West Brom could soon face interest from local rivals Aston Villa for James Chester according to a report (Daily Mirror)

– West Brom have lined up West Ham striker Enner Valencia after their move for Diafra Sakho collapsed (The Sun)

WEST HAM

– West Ham have submitted an €8m bid for Lyon’s Algerian winger Rachid Ghezzal (L’Equipe)

– Leeds United rejected a £7million bid from West Ham United for defender Charlie Taylor (HITC Sport)

– AC Milan remain desperate to offload Hammers target Carlos Bacca in order to fund a move for one of Simone Zaza and Leandro Pavoletti (Gazzetta dello Sport)

– West Ham are interested in a move for Udinese midfielder Emmanuel Badu, who is also wanted by Crystal Palace, Middlesbrough and Sunderland (Guardian)

– West Brom have lined up West Ham striker Enner Valencia after their move for Diafra Sakho collapsed (The Sun)

– West Ham have completed the club record £20.5million signing of Swansea forward Andre Ayew

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